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Tiscali signs up for Enel's Italian broadband project

Thursday 21 July 2016 | 12:48 CET | News
Tiscali said it agreed a partnership deal which will give it access to the wholesale fibre network Enel Open Fiber (EOF) is building in Italy. Under the agreement, Tiscali will be able to offer its clients 1 Gbps FTTH services in urban areas in addition to the the 4G fixed wireless network the company is developing to cover digital-divide regions. EOF has already agreed access deals with Tiscali rivals Vodafone Italia and Wind, while market leader and former incumbent Telecom Italia is pursuing its own national broadband plan.

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Companies: Telecom Italia / Tiscali / Vodafone Italia / Wind
Countries: Italy
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